Employment Opportunity: Cultural Services Coordinator for Chief Beardy Memorial Elementary School and CST. Robin Cameron Education Complex-High School

BEARDY’S AND OKEMASIS CREE NATION

 invites applications for the position of

 CULTURAL SERVICES COORDINATOR

for

CHIEF BEARDY MEMORIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

and

CST. ROBIN CAMERON EDUCATION COMPLEX – HIGH SCHOOL

 General Responsibilities:

  • To create, facilitate and deliver cultural programming and coordinate the delivery of various culturally educational outings and workshops.
  • Meet with local Elders and coordinate school visits and needs
  • Co-ordination of all cultural activities, events and services
  • Facilitate cultural programming
  • Recruitment of co-facilitators for specialized cultural knowledge
  • Delivery of skills development workshops and activities
  • Reporting on programs and services
  • Abide by Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation policies and procedures

 Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in and contribute to a team environment
  • Ability to develop and deliver programming
  • Ability to work effectively in stressful situations and under tight deadlines
  • Fluency in Cree and English
  • Knowledge and appreciation of Cree culture, values and beliefs
  • Strong initiative; motivated and able to work independently
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Proven track record of dependability and reliability
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Experience with group facilitation
  • Familiarity with issues facing Cree & First Nations people
  • Availability to work some evenings and weekends as required.

 Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience

Deadline for applications is Wednesday, June 14, 2017 @ 5:00 p.m.

A CPIC and a Vulnerable Sector Search must be provided if you are selected for an interview.

Please forward cover letter and resume with three references to:

Councillor Jacquiline Gamble

Beardy’s and Okemasis Cree Nation

P.O. Box 340

Duck Lake, SK  S0K 1J0

e-mail:  jgamble@beardysband.com

fax:  (306) 467-4404

For further information, contact the A/Director of Education at (306) 467-4441

 

 

Employment Opportunity: Home and School Liaison Worker for Chief Beardy Memorial Elementary School

BEARDY’S AND OKEMASIS CREE NATION

 invites applications for the position of

 HOME AND SCHOOL LIAISON WORKER

for

CHIEF BEARDY MEMORIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

 The suitable candidate will perform the following duties:

Liaise between home and school regarding school related issues, attendance and home visits;
Work as a team member with appropriate school personnel in order to assist students to overcome difficulties and develop their full potential.

Establish and maintain an adequate parent’s group to meet on a monthly basis;

Initiate parenting program which reflect the needs of the school and/or community;

Establish and maintain a process for checking attendance of students;

Ability to work with inter-agency groups and organizations to provide necessary services to students;
Advocate for individual students and/or their families with regards to family, school and community issues and services.

Promote a positive school climate and school pride for all students;

Participate in the regular school supervision of students.

The suitable candidate will possess the following qualifications: 

Minimum Grade 12 diploma; Certificate/Diploma in Social Work or Counseling preferred.

Previous experience in a school setting and/or working with students.

Must have a valid driver’s license.

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Deadline for applications is Wednesday, June 14, 2017 @ 5:00 p.m.

A CPIC and a Vulnerable Sector Search must be provided if you are selected for an interview.

Please forward cover letter and resume with three references to:

Councillor Jacquiline Gamble

Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation

P.O. Box 340

Duck Lake, SK  S0K 1J0

e-mail:  jgamble@beardysband.com

fax:  (306) 467-4404

For further information, contact the A/Director of Education at (306) 467-4441